Walter J. Scheirer

Associate Professor with the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Notre Dame

Walter J. Scheirer received the M.S. degree in computer science from Lehigh University, in 2006, and the Ph.D. degree in engineering from the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO, USA, in 2009. He is an Associate Professor with the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Notre Dame. Prior to joining the University of Notre Dame, he was a Postdoctoral Fellow with Harvard University from 2012 to 2015, and the Director of Research and Development with Securics, Inc., from 2007 to 2012. His research interests include computer vision, machine learning, biometrics, and digital humanities